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The Resource Knowledge, reality, and value : a mostly common sense guide to philosophy, Michael Huemer

Knowledge, reality, and value : a mostly common sense guide to philosophy, Michael Huemer

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Knowledge, reality, and value : a mostly common sense guide to philosophy
Title
Knowledge, reality, and value
Title remainder
a mostly common sense guide to philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Michael Huemer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book explains basic philosophical problems in epistemology, metaphysics, and ethics
Cataloging source
TTU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Huemer, Michael
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BD21
LC item number
.H88 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy and religion
  • Metaphysics
  • Common sense
Label
Knowledge, reality, and value : a mostly common sense guide to philosophy, Michael Huemer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries. What is philosophy? -- Logic -- Critical thinking, 1: Intellectual virtue -- Critical thinking, 2: Fallacies -- Absolute truth -- Epistemology. Skepticism about the external world -- Global skepticism vs. foundationalism -- Defining "knowledge" -- Metaphysics. Arguments for theism -- Arguments for atheism -- Free will -- Personal identity -- Ethics. Metaethics -- Ethical theory, 1: utilitarianism -- Ethical theory, 2: Deontology -- Applied ethics, 1: the duty of charity -- Applied ethics, 2: Animal ethics -- Concluding thoughts
Control code
on1262662775
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 330 pages
Isbn
9798729007028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1262662775
Label
Knowledge, reality, and value : a mostly common sense guide to philosophy, Michael Huemer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries. What is philosophy? -- Logic -- Critical thinking, 1: Intellectual virtue -- Critical thinking, 2: Fallacies -- Absolute truth -- Epistemology. Skepticism about the external world -- Global skepticism vs. foundationalism -- Defining "knowledge" -- Metaphysics. Arguments for theism -- Arguments for atheism -- Free will -- Personal identity -- Ethics. Metaethics -- Ethical theory, 1: utilitarianism -- Ethical theory, 2: Deontology -- Applied ethics, 1: the duty of charity -- Applied ethics, 2: Animal ethics -- Concluding thoughts
Control code
on1262662775
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 330 pages
Isbn
9798729007028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1262662775

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